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Eden Prairie, Minnesota
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Loved staying here! Very peaceful, beautiful site overlooking the Kenai river! We had the breakfast plan and the food was superb! The accommodations were exceptionally clean and comfortable! Brett and Clarissa were very gracious hosts and made sure we had everything we needed. Brett booked a very successful salmon fishing trip for us! Making sure we even had the lucky...

Thank Penny R
Encinitas, California
Reviewed 16 July 2015

My son and I visited Alaska for the first time this past month and we had a fantastic time...including our two nights at Kenai Magic Lodge. Our cabin was clean, comfortable and well appointed...the location is ideal. The owner Clarissa was very welcoming and went out of her way to connect us with a local fishing guide that took us...

1Thank Hunter P
College Park, Maryland
Reviewed 25 January 2015

I have now spent two consecutive summer vacations at Kenai Magic Lodge and all I can say is that this lodge is a MUST SEE if visiting the Kenai Peninsula! For an fishermen/women out there, it is located directly on the Kenai River and has a huge stretch of fish-able areas. It is also located on the side of the...

1Thank Jesse B
Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 31 July 2014

When planning your visit to the Kenai Pennsilua for your Alaska vacation, Kenai Magic Lodge is a great base station centrally located to Seward, Soldotna ,Sterling and Homer Each of their cabins is perfect for small groups, since they are fully equiped and comfortable. Clarissa ( the manager) will arrange everything for you from scenic tours to deep sea charter...

Thank Marc W
Reviewed 3 July 2013

When my husband and I finally reached our destination - Kenai Magic Lodge - we were pleasantly surprised by our cabin, cabin #1, which had a view overlooking the Kenai River with the beautiful mountains of Alaska in the background. The cabin was very clean and furnished nicely with all the comforts of home. The large king size bed and...

3Thank Susan K
Killeen, Texas, United States
Reviewed 21 August 2012

I do not believe there is a better lodge to stay at in Alaska. Clarissa, the owner will do everything possible to insure you have a wonderful vacation no matter what you wish to do. The cabins are fantastic with everything a person could want. For a real treat book the stay with the meals package. The food is 5...

3Thank 973BobG
Anchorage, Alaska, United States
Reviewed 4 April 2012

We have fished and hunted all over alaska and many other states and this place was a real treat. The rates are comparable or less than most of the local motels and twice the ammenities and hospitality. Private river front access made this place over the top. We caught limit after limit of sockeye salmon along with dolly varden and...

4Thank Ryan D
Reviewed 21 March 2012

My family and I have visited all over the world....from Namibia,Africa, Jamacia, Cabo San Lucas Mexico, and more, we have never felt more spoiled and relaxed than we did at the cabins in Sterling Alaska. This will be our 3rd year in a row staying for a week at a time. Every detail is custom....the fishing is unbelievable....the view, the...

3Thank ekelber207
Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed 10 July 2011

This place was a total rip off!! The cabins were beyond filthy and smelled like old fishermen had been cooped up inside for months! There was no new linen provided the entire week we were there! I asked one of the staff when the beds would be made and new linens replaced and she just shugged her shoulders and said...

7Thank SODFIn11
Los Angeles, CA
Reviewed 17 August 2008

I give Kenai Magic a 5 star rating based on what we saw other properties in the general vicinity to consist of, and this lodging, in my opinion, was first rate. Alaska in general seems to be a very rustic state, so don't expect any lodge experience on the Kenai to provide you with Omni or Marriott style accomodations. If...

3Thank NAspy

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Address: Greatland Street, Sterling, AK 99672
Region: United States > Alaska > Sterling
Number of rooms: 6
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“Best cabin is number 1...right overlooking the Kenai River”
  • Kenai River and fishing boats during a July day
  • Kenai River & Mountain Views from Cabin # 1
 of 5 bubbles PHLEVE, 31 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Cabib #1 has the best view of the Kenai River from the cabin porch”
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 of 5 bubbles 973BobG, 21 Aug 2012 | Read review
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